Who the hell don't like some soul food! Fried chicken fills the tummy & soothes the soul. Get your fill of some of the area's best fried chicken before you crack down on that Spring diet regime!

My personal fav, Hattie's Chicken Shack is a capital region staple with 2 locations now in Saratoga! Toga town never tasted so damn good. Their Phila Street spot has been there for decades & now they have a satellite spot in the Wilton plaza off of exit 15. Chef Jasper is still doin his thang with that southern fried cuisine. You saw him throw down with Bobby Flay in Saratoga a few summers ago & his award winning recipes still hittin. Check out the link to Hattie's menu here  http://www.hattiesrestaurant.com/menu.php

Fast food spots on the go:

KFC- locations on Delaware Ave & Central Ave in Albany; Broadway in Menands; Columbia Turnpike in East Greenbush; State St in Schenectady. KFC always home to the Colonel who serves up some of the best classic fried chicken. Finger lickin good!

Popeye's-locations on Central in Albany & Hoosick in Troy, another one of my favs...esp when its crawfish season

Roy's Caribbean- on the Blvd in Albany, home to some delish Caribbean dishes but has good fried chicken too

Kenneth's Tastebud- on the Blvd in Albany, RIP Kenneth! Not only serving some of the best in Caribbean food but the chicken wings are def hittin!

Golden Fried Chicken-on the Blvd & Delaware Ave & S. Pearl in Albany, always a good spot to get some chicken quick.

Capital Fried Chicken- Central Ave in Albany, another quick spot to get your grub on in a hurry!

Kennedy Fried Chicken- River St in Troy, even the collar city of Troy got a hot spot for sum fried chicken.

Flying Chicken- 3rd St in Troy, another great Troy spot to get u your grub on when in downtown Troy.

Ya momma's kitchen- no place like home! If ya mom throwin down in the kitchen, shoutout to mom dukes!

Don't forget the sides neither! Mac n cheese, potato wedges, mashed potatoes, biscuits, red beans & rice, greens, etc. Serve up! Chow down!

What's your fav fried chicken spot?